The table below looks at the statistics for the 3rd Line Support role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3rd Line Support in their job title over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Third Line Support
Rank 52 45 42
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 3 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.74% 1.06% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 1.12% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 1
Average salary £33,000 £46,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.26% -8.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
3rd Line Support
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
386 268 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 94.84% 94.70% 98.64%
Number of salaries quoted 321 242 200
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support in the job title across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

3rd Line Support
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support across the Cheltenham region.

3rd Line Support Salary Trend in Cheltenham

3rd Line Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region that cited 3rd Line Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with 3rd Line Support in their job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 8 (88.89%) Citrix
3 6 (66.67%) VMware
4 5 (55.56%) DHCP
4 5 (55.56%) DNS
4 5 (55.56%) ITIL
4 5 (55.56%) XenApp
5 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
5 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (33.33%) VPN
6 3 (33.33%) Cisco
6 3 (33.33%) Client/Server
6 3 (33.33%) LAN
6 3 (33.33%) MCSE
6 3 (33.33%) MCSA
6 3 (33.33%) Finance
6 3 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (33.33%) Remedy
6 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (22.22%) Software Packaging
7 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
7 2 (22.22%) Sophos
7 2 (22.22%) SCCM
7 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
7 2 (22.22%) MS Office

3rd Line Support
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region that cited 3rd Line Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with 3rd Line Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Lync
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) DHCP
1 5 (55.56%) DNS
2 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 3 (33.33%) VPN
3 3 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (22.22%) WAN
5 1 (11.11%) MPLS
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Service Management
2 1 (11.11%) Time Management
2 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (33.33%) MCSE
2 3 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) XenApp
3 3 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
5 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Citrix
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 3 (33.33%) Remedy
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) Sophos
4 2 (22.22%) HP
5 1 (11.11%) 3PAR
5 1 (11.11%) Websense
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago